10 Tips For Protecting Yourself From Employee Theft
August 5, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT
Law360, New York (August 5, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- One of the worst experiences that you can have as an employer is to learn that a trusted employee has stolen money or other property from you. Not only is there often resulting significant (and sometimes crippling) financial loss, but also feelings of personal betrayal and profound disappointment.
Unfortunately, as we have seen all too often in our practice representing family businesses and individuals, theft by employees is a more common problem in these contexts than most people realize.